Wine list

Wine list at The Chequers Inn

FIZZY

50 Prosecco DOC Extra Dry, Terredirai, Veneto, Italy               

125ml £7.75         Bottle £29.95

51 Bauchet 'Origine’ Brut Champagne, France                                                          

Bottle £44.95

52 Bollinger Special Cuvée Brut Champagne                                                               

Bottle £89.00

 

WHITE

Crisp and dry

01 Macabeo, Castillo de Benizar, Bodegas Ayuso, La Mancha, Spain        

175ml £5.10       250ml £6.95        Bottle £19.95

An elegant and fruity aroma with a beautiful floral touch. Balanced and fine with a hint of sweetness on the finish.

04 Pinot Grigio, Villa Garducci, Veneto, Italy                               

175ml £6.10      250ml £8.20         Bottle £23.95

Lively and refreshingly fruity with a delicious appley flavour

05 Picpoul de Pinet, Lumiere de Garrigue, Languedoc, France                       

Bottle £25.95

Aromas of fresh fruit and citrus especially grapefruit. Zesty and harmonious with great varietal expression.

09 Chenin Blanc 'Bush Vine', Hoopenburg , South Africa        

Bottle £22.95

A refreshing, fragrant summer wine with notes of kiwi and litchi and a clean finish

10 Sancerre 'Clos des Bouffants' Domaine Roger Neveu, France                         

Bottle £43.00

Aromas of ripe rhubarb and gooseberry leap with hints of lime, chalk and flint

Fruity and aromatic

03 Sauvignon Blanc ‘Gran Verano’ Central Valley, Chile              

175ml £5.85       250ml £7.75        Bottle £21.95

Prominent aromas of lime blend harmoniously with herbs and floral notes. In the mouth it is soft, citric and refreshing to the palate.

06 Viognier, Domaine Durban, Vaucluse, Rhone, France                                       

Bottle £27.95

Tropical fruit aromas and a luscious palate of white stone fruit

precede an elegant, dry finish

07 Sauvignon Blanc, Misty Cove , Marlborough, New Zealand                          

175ml £7.75      250ml £10.20        Bottle £29.95

Nose of nectarine, gooseberry and lime zest with herbaceous notes. Succulent and lively

Creamy and rounded

02 Chardonnay 'Sauvage de la Brie' Vin de France                   

175ml £5.95       250ml £7.95         Bottle £22.95 

Intense on nose, herbal flavours, a successful combination of fresh fruits and nuances of Brioche

08 Chablis, Chateau de Maligny, France                                                              

Bottle £39.95

Lip smacking freshness with aromas of florals and pears. High minerality and medium acidity

11 Pouilly-Fuissé ‘Les Chevrieres’ Domaine des Perelles, Macon,France                                         

Bottle £54.95

Nose suggestive of sweet melon, citrus and butter but with sappy and floral hints

12 Meursault, Domaine Jean-Marie Bouzereau, Cote D'or, France                     

Bottle £69.95

Lean and hungry nose, with fine, balanced aromatics

DESSERT

60 Late Harvest Riesling, Apaltagua, San Antonio Valley, Chile                    

125ml £7.20       Bottle (375ml)£21.00

Complex aromas dominated by mature fruit such as papaya, peaches and quince.

61 Loupiac, Chateau Pontac, France                     

125ml £6.95       Bottle (750ml) £33.95

A dessert wine of great finesse, well concentrated, lively and fresh. Nose of honey, ripe yellow peach and fruit from the orchard. A blend of Semillon & Sauvignon.

ROSÉ

20 Cabernet Rosado, Castillo de Benizar, Bodegas Ayuso, La Mancha, Spain                          

175ml £5.10     250ml £6.95      Bottle £19.95

Light and pleasant cocktail of redcurrant, blackberry and raspberry, with hints of herbaceousness

21 Pinot Grigio Rosé, Villa Garducci, Veneto, Italy                            

175ml £6.10    250ml £8.20       Bottle £23.95

Aromatic with delicate citrus notes; crisp and refreshing on the palate

22 Provence Rosé, M de Minuty, St Tropez, France                                                      

Bottle £39.95

Nose of citrus fruit, offset by subtle floral and candied notes. Fresh acidity, incisive and lively palate

 

    

RED

Light bodied with delicate tannins

30 Tempranillo, Castillo de Benizar, Bodegas Ayuso, La Mancha, Spain          

175ml £5.10    250ml £6.95      Bottle £19.95

Wild fruits such as cherries, blackberries and blackcurrants on the nose. Flavourful on the palate and very well structured.

35 Pinot Noir, Huaquen Reserva, Curico Valley, Chile                                       

175ml £6.90     250ml £9.00     Bottle £25.95

Aromas of cherries and raspberries well combined with soft notes of oak for a sophisticated finish               

36 Fleurie, Domaine Bouroniere, Beaujolais, France                                                  

Bottle £29.95

Bright red berry fruit presence. Juicy and quite fun, with good acidity and a bit of grippy tannins

38 Pinot Noir 'Oystercatcher' Torea , Marlborough, New Zealand          

Bottle £32.00

Fragrant, soft and flavourful with aromas of ripe cherries and sweet fruity tannins

 

Medium bodied and fruity

32 Merlot ‘Gran Verano’ Apaltagua, Central Valley, Chile                                              

175ml £5.85    250ml £7.75       Bottle £21.95

Nuances of berries, plum, chocolate, and some herbs. Tamed low tannins

 

33 Cotes du Rhone, Haut Colombier, Rhone Valley, France                                    

Bottle £23.95

Distinctive mineral flavours of tart cherries, dried strawberries, pomegranate and black pepper

37 Rioja Crianza, Mindiarte, Bodegas Sonsierra, Rioja Alta, Spain

Bottle £31.00

Smooth and well rounded Rioja, with lovely red fruit flavours and a subtle

vanilla backbone

40 Chorey les Beaune, Nicolas Potel, Cote de Beaune, France                              

Bottle £52.95

Taste of red and black berries with notes of liquorice and underbrush. Elegant tannins

 

Full bodied and tannic

31 Shiraz/Cabernet, Kirkton Vale, Shaw Vintners, South Australia                                 

175ml £6.10      250ml £8.20     Bottle £23.95

A complex and hearty red wine of outstanding character. Big, bold and dark, a luxurious treat

 

34 Malbec 'Selected Vines' Don Aparo , Mendoza, Argentina             

175ml £6.90     250ml £9.00      Bottle £25.95

Colourful, lightly perfumed with big, juicy blackberry flavours, overtones of plum & black cherry

39 Ripasso Superiore ‘Tornidora’ Valpolicella, Corte Alta, Italy                                                    

Bottle £45.00

Warm, full-bodied with scent of fruit, spices and vanilla

41 Chateauneuf du Pape, Domaine de Nalys, Rhone, France                                          

Bottle £64.95

Medium body, smooth, lighter, refreshing with an elegant, sweet, polished core of fresh cherries